(July 1944)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Magazines
Brand:
Quality Comic Group
Editing:
George Brenner
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

A Fiesta Turns into A Fracas! (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Cole
Inks:
Jack Cole
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]
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[The La Cucaracha Caper] (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole
Pencils:
Jack Cole
Inks:
Jack Cole
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Cole

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Woozy Winks; Chief Branner; Simeon T. Whistlebutton (introduction); Mr. Ames (introduction); Ellen Ames (introduction); Pancho (introduction); The Mask (villain, introduction); Mopes McGee (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
While on a vacation in Mexico, Plas and Woozy appear in drag.
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[The Crooks Convention] (Table of Contents)

Flatfoot Burns / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Milt Stein
Pencils:
Milt Stein
Inks:
Milt Stein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Flatfoot Burns; Jughead Jones (first appearance)

"Ah ain't heered fum Dewey in weeks!" (Table of Contents)

Dewey Drip / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Devlin
Inks:
John Devlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dewey Drip

Indexer Notes

Writer revision from John Devlin to ? by Craig Delich 2013-4-6. According to the Who's Who, Devlin never wrote this strip.

[The Gates of Perdition] (Table of Contents)

Destiny / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George E. Brenner ?
Pencils:
George E. Brenner ?
Inks:
George E. Brenner ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters:
Destiny; Death (introduction); Master of the Underworld (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Destiny meets a wrongly accused man and takes a bold gamble, using his trance state to secure an audience with Death himself. Although very angry, Death conceded that he was under orders "to keep his hands off" Destiny, so Death shepherded Destiny to the Master of the Underworld.....a red devil who challenges the hero to a duel. Destiny uses jujitsu to best the devil and return to the waking world to clear the doomed man of his crime.

Indexer Notes

The Who's Who lists Brenner as drawing the strip from 1941-1943. Thus a ? is added behind the credits.

[Thomas Hawkins] (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit [Denny Colt]
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The Wolf Man (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Often a Bomb, Never a Dud (Table of Contents)

The Human Bomb / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Gustavson
Inks:
Paul Gustavson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Human Bomb [Roy Lincoln]; Hustace Throckmorton

Indexer Notes

Writer credit revised from Paul Gustavson to ? by Craig Delich 2013-4-5. Jim Amash, in the Quality Companion, verifies that Gustavson wrote this feature through Police #22, then picked up again with #37. The intervening writer is unknown for this story.

[Doc Brewer's Tonic] (Table of Contents)

Burp the Twerp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole
Pencils:
Jack Cole
Inks:
Jack Cole
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Cole

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Burp the Twerp

The Giggling Corpse (Table of Contents)

Manhunter / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Bryant
Inks:
Al Bryant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manhunter [Dan Richards]; Thor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Fiesta Turns into A Fracas!
    Plastic Man
  2. 1. [The La Cucaracha Caper]
    Plastic Man
  3. 2. [The Crooks Convention]
    Flatfoot Burns
  4. 3. "Ah ain't heered fum Dewey in weeks!"
    Dewey Drip
  5. 4. [The Gates of Perdition]
    Destiny
  6. 5. [Thomas Hawkins]
    The Spirit
  7. 6. The Wolf Man
  8. 7. Often a Bomb, Never a Dud
    The Human Bomb
  9. 8. [Doc Brewer's Tonic]
    Burp the Twerp
  10. 9. The Giggling Corpse
    Manhunter
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gregory Fischer